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W3C Approves New Security, Validation for XML

The W3C continues its breakneck pace to implement data-centric security and formatting standards for XML. The latest security standards, endorsed by Microsoft, IBM, Sun and BEA, among others, give developers two new protocols to help parse XML documents into discrete data for transmission. W3C is also shipping a new Validator to keep your XML clean.

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W3C Approves New Security, Validation for XML

The W3C continues its breakneck pace to implement data-centric security and formatting standards for XML. The latest security standards, endorsed by Microsoft, IBM, Sun and BEA, among others, give developers two new protocols to help parse XML documents into discrete data for transmission. W3C is also shipping a new Validator to keep your XML clean.

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Web Services Bring Harmony to Non-Profit

In time for the holidays, IDN takes a look at how developers at one non-profit charity are using a web services approach to bring harmony to their Java, ASP.NET and XML applications. Learn how one of the nation's largest children's foundations is building cross-platform portals and database integration projects that streamline operations, and put their employees and development teams on the same page.

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Quick Study: Tips for Better XML Transformations

If you're looking for the best and quickest way to wrap your brain around XML transformations, you can breathe easy. Integration Developer News has found several hands-on sites to help you get your XML applications down to business.

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Data Sharing Using XSLT and XPath

XSLT and XPath are gaining a reputation for helping developers tie into web and web services applications. But don't think you need to be an XML expert. Integration Developer News spoke with Zarella L. Rendon, coauthor of Prentice Hall's XSLT and XPath: A Guide to XML Transformations, to find out how XSLT and XPath can help developers speed web services and integration projects.

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Scaling XML to High-Volume -- Dos and Don'ts

Developers looking to scale their pilot XML projects to embrace more volume or to link to more systems should carefully evaluate whether today's popular approaches will truly serve their needs. A recent whitepaper from Zapthink, web services consultancy in Waltham, Mass., found certain drawbacks with all of the top XML performance tuning options, including XSL, parsers and smaller element names. See how Zapthink says developers should cope.

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W3C Eyes New Security Protocols for B2B XML

The W3C has taken two steps forward on its proposal for two new protocols to ensure better security for XML data transfers. Developers have until Halloween to tell W3C if it's headed in the right direction with the latest plan. The proposals, XML Encryption Syntax and Processing and Decryption Transform for XML Signature, would enable data sharing and web services transactions to use smaller XML data elements rather than entire XML documents. See if the plans are a trick or treat in time for your comments.

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Knowing XML Secrets Boosts Your Integration Power

Developers at Quadrix Solutions do their own XML hand-coding. No auto-generation. Knowing XML's secrets, they say, has made XML the best "applications glue" they've ever worked with. See why Quadrix developers swear by XML for just about all kinds of integration projects -- everything from binding GUIs onto a stand-alone app to setting up data sharing across a web-to-legacy enterprise.

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Tips & Tricks: Cross Database Resource Guide

More and more, enterprise developers (Java, VB/.NET, C++, etc.) are being asked to create more efficient cross-database access to applications and users. See how many tools there are to help you do much better "database integration" -- before learning anything about web services.

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Developer's Notebook -- Web Services Hit .Org Sector

Web services are enabling one developer to do what used to take three -- integrate systems at a non-profit affordably.

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W3C Issues Updated XHTML 1.0 Spec to Public

The W3C has updated its proposed XHTML 1.0 hybrid standard marrying XML and HTML. See how it could affect development.

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XML Security Upgrades, Research Available

Many developers say XML and security mix as well as oil and water. Get help and more code from XMLSecLib and others.

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